The Regional and Urban Design Committee (RUDC) aims to improve the quality of the regional and urban environment by promoting excellence in design, planning, and public policy in the built environment. This will be achieved through its member and public education, in concert with allied community and professional groups. Join us!
How do we build a stronger bridge between academia and the profession?
There is still time to register for the symposium on the future of urban design! Come hear some of the leading urban design educators and practitioners engage in a series of short presentations and debate.
When?Friday, January 25, 20199am - 5:30pm Where?AIA HQ1735 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC
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As many of the challenges we face today as architects transcend the scale of a building, we need creative strategies and design solutions. How can we build a stronger bridge from academia to the profession? What are we teaching and why? This one-day symposium brings together leading educators in urban design programs across the country and the firms that are implementing plans for structured conversations around the intersection of urban design teaching and practice.
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A few of our speakers - see the schedule for more:
Ellen Dunham-JonesProfessor and Director, MS in Urban DesignGeorgia Institute of Technology2018 Architectural Record Woman Educator of the Year
Sean O'MalleySWA Managing Principal – Laguna Beach